Electrical Project Manager

at Garver in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Electrical Project Manager

Location: Fayetteville, Arkansas


As part of the Fayetteville Water Design Center for Garver, this Electrical Project Manager will be responsible for developing electrical designs in support of various projects for Garver's Water Design Center. Diversity in high-volume, custom plant projects will allow this engineer the opportunity to be hands-on with design, directly involved with clients, provide mentorship to team members and actively participate in marketing initiatives.


General responsibilities will include electrical support as required for a variety of water and wastewater projects, but the majority of the expected assignments will be related to developing electrical power distribution designs for water and wastewater treatments plants, water distribution systems, and wastewater collection systems.



Day to day responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

Developing detailed designs for water and wastewater treatment electrical power distribution, standby power generation, motor starting, and lighting systems

Working closely with other team members, including instrumentation and control engineers, and process and process mechanical team members to coordinate the project requirements

Developing one-line diagrams and power plans

Coordinating with various electrical equipment vendors

Preparing design calculations, coordinating with other support discipline activities on projects, coordinating with regional Garver offices and regulating agencies, construction cost estimating, and quality assurance and control

Coordinating schedules, monitoring project budgets, and ensuring delivery of quality work products which adhere to Garver standardization

In addition, the Electrical Project Manager will be responsible for:


Developing detailed plans and specifications

Performing power system studies (arc flash)

Coordinating schedules

Monitoring budgets

Quality program compliance, including ensuring delivery of quality work products that adhere to Garver standardization.

Electrical design standards and tools development, procurement, and training

Some travel may be required, as projects may require field work for site assessment of project locations and support during construction. Due to the collaborative nature of coordination for large infrastructure projects, candidates must have the ability to seek out and resolve issues through close interaction with other project team members. In addition, the candidate shall be able to maintain a positive team attitude and interpersonal effectiveness to recruit, develop and maintain an efficient and productive team.


About Garver's Water Design Center:

The Fayetteville Water Design Center is a knowledge-based hub that excels in highly technical, multi-discipline water and wastewater designs for locations all across Garver's footprint. The WDC specializes in large, high-volume, custom treatment plant projects with advanced technologies. Centralizing the location of the WDC means communication, coordination, and participation with team members is constant. This integral working relationship benefits the client through project delivery schedule and design quality, as well as the engineer's opportunity for team collaboration and professional growth.



Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or a related field from an ABET accredited program

5 or more years of direct design experience

Technically competent in engineering design including power distribution and standby power generating systems

Proven experience overseeing and developing electrical designs for industrial facilities, including detailed plans and specifications for major projects

Overall understanding of water and wastewater treatment plant systems in a plant-wide setting

Experience with power system studies including short circuit analysis, overcurrent coordination, and arc flash

Demonstrated ability to develop and design low and medium voltage power distribution systems

Experience using Bluebeam and MSOffice products, including Excel, Outlook and Word

Understanding of the electrical complexities associated with water and wastewater treatment equipment

Good communication skills (verbal and written)

Strong teaching and coaching skills to bring new members up to speed

Preferred Skills:

Registered Professional Engineer (PE)

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Garver, LLC is an affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, national origin, veterans, religion or disability, in programs, activities, hiring and employment and complies with all civil rights provisions.Complaints of alleged discrimination or if you are an individual with disabilities who needs accommodation or you are having difficulty using our website to apply for employment, please contact Tatiana Herrington, Director of Human Resources,, (501) 537-3256.

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Job Posting: 3102861

Posted On: Oct 23, 2021

Updated On: Nov 22, 2021